Sacha Distel

1933 - 2004

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Alexandre "Sacha" Distel (29 January 1933 – 22 July 2004) was a French singer, guitarist, and actor who had hits with a cover version of "Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head" in 1970, and reach No 10 in the UK Charts , "Scoubidou", and "The Good Life". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sacha Distel has received more than 358,312 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Sacha Distel is the 348th most popular singer (up from 389th in 2019), the 1,920th most popular biography from France (up from 2,021st in 2019) and the 22nd most popular French Singer.

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  • 21

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  • 2.72

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  • 3.13

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Among singers, Sacha Distel ranks 348 out of 3,541. Before him are Alpha Blondy, Neil Sedaka, Roberta Flack, Christophe, Youssou N'Dour, and Sabrina Salerno. After him are Ricky Martin, Warda Al-Jazairia, Joe Lynn Turner, Viktor Tsoi, Iva Zanicchi, and Joseph Kobzon.

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Among people born in 1933, Sacha Distel ranks 121Before him are Charlie Wilson, Joachim Kroll, Debra Paget, Philippe de Broca, John Boorman, and Tomas Milian. After him are Katharine, Duchess of Kent, Jehan Sadat, William Anders, Franz, Duke of Bavaria, Nexhmije Pagarusha, and Julian Bream. Among people deceased in 2004, Sacha Distel ranks 74Before him are Serge Reggiani, John Charles, Philippe de Broca, Nikolai Chernykh, Carlos Lacoste, and Olga Ladyzhenskaya. After him are Roque Máspoli, Frances Shand Kydd, Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev, Umberto Agnelli, Boris Trajkovski, and Uta Hagen.

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In France

Among people born in France, Sacha Distel ranks 1,920 out of 5,234. Before him are Marquis de Custine (1790), Claude Gensac (1927), Christophe (1945), Jo Schlesser (1928), Alain Juppé (1945), and Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire (1805). After him are Maurice Duruflé (1902), Nicolas de Largillière (1656), Louis François Joseph, Prince of Conti (1734), Jean Fautrier (1898), Paul Cornu (1881), and Guillaume de Lorris (1200).

Among SINGERS In France

Among singers born in France, Sacha Distel ranks 22Before him are Marie-Louise O'Murphy (1737), Desireless (1952), Jacqueline Boyer (1941), Barbara (1930), Anne-Marie David (1952), and Christophe (1945). After him are Warda Al-Jazairia (1939), André Claveau (1911), Tino Rossi (1907), Alizée (1984), Jean Ferrat (1930), and Séverine (1948).